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Dietitians and Nutritionists

Advise people on what to eat in order to lead a healthy lifestyle or reach a specific health goal.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Above the statewide median
$29.74 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Above statewide average
Growth rate:  11.2%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Consult with others regarding safe or healthy equipment or facilities.
  • Conduct health or safety training programs.
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Job Title Examples:

Nutritionist
Registered Dietitian
Clinical Dietitian

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